Another grave development, again in the Batu Lanchang area. This is for a project involving terrace and bungalow houses and a low-cost component, a high-rise block. A private family graveyard, Kam Cementry, at Lorong Batu Lanchang, Lot 54, Section 5,...
Few Malaysians may have heard of him but that in no way takes anything away from the towering stature of the legendary Penan leader, Along Sega, who passed away on 2 February 2011. He was an outspoken leader of the...
The head of both the municipal councils in Penang are now women with the appointment of urban planner Maimunah Mohd Shariff as the new president of the Seberang Perai Municipal Council. Today happens to be International Women's Day. So this...
The Tanjung Bunga Residents Association is seeking legal clarification over what it claims is the "illicit modification" of the Penang Structure Plan. They are seeking a declaration that Tanjung Bunga lies in the 'Secondary Corridor' and not in the...
Over the last couple of years especially, property market prices have shot through the roof as investors and speculators and sellers worked themselves up into a frenzy. Prices have almost doubled in some places. In some countries, the real...